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Year-to-date global chemical production change due to COVID-19 by type 2020

Because of the effects of the COVID-19 coronavirus, global year-to-date chemical production declined by 1.8 percent as of August 2020 as compared to the previous year. Chemical production has increased in five category during 2020, however year-to-date global chemical production declined in the rest of categories. Coatings production has decreased by the largest margin so far in 2020, at 25.8 percent as of August.

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Year-to-date change in chemical production due to COVID-19 worldwide in 2020, by type

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Release date

September 2020



Survey time period

January to August 2020 compared to January to August 2019

Supplementary notes

Seasonally adjusted, 3-month moving average.

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